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The hunger for revenge

‘Monique, where are you? Are you at home? Are you planning to come into town?’ Willemien’s questions are following one another. Responding on me working at home, she tells me it might be wise to stay there. ‘There’s a huge … Continue reading

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Polygamy in daily life

Mali being a Muslim country it is legally accepted for a man to have up to four wives and in daily life you’ll find that many have two and some indeed do have four. It’s allowed by the Koran and … Continue reading

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Love in Mali

‘Monique, you don’t find true love in Mali’, both Amadou and Ibrahim have stated more than once. ‘A man may love his woman, but the chances of the woman marrying a man out of love are quite low’, was added … Continue reading

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